1940 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 1940

The 1940 Moon Phases schedule will help you look back at when the new, first quarter, full, and last quarter moons occurred each month of the year.

Photo of the moon for the dates of the 1940 Moon Phases

The dates and times provided by NASA for the United States (USA) Eastern Standard Time (EST) and Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) timezones. Also below is the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) time for reference. This was previously referred to as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Since your local timezone may be different, the exact dates may shift for your calendar.

1940 Moon Phases Calendar

Below are the lunar phases for 1940 including the new moon, first quarter, full moon, and last quarter that were on the schedule for each month. The date and times are based on both the United States Eastern Time Zone and UTC.

January 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in January 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
Last QuarterJanuary 1, 1940 11:56 PM ESTJanuary 2, 1940 4:56 AM UTC
New MoonJanuary 9, 1940 8:53 AM ESTJanuary 9, 1940 1:53 PM UTC
First QuarterJanuary 17, 1940 1:21 PM ESTJanuary 17, 1940 6:21 PM UTC
Full MoonJanuary 24, 1940 6:22 PM ESTJanuary 24, 1940 11:22 PM UTC
Last QuarterJanuary 31, 1940 9:47 AM ESTJanuary 31, 1940 2:47 PM UTC

February 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in February 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonFebruary 8, 1940 2:45 AM ESTFebruary 8, 1940 7:45 AM UTC
First QuarterFebruary 16, 1940 7:56 AM ESTFebruary 16, 1940 12:56 PM UTC
Full MoonFebruary 23, 1940 4:55 AM ESTFebruary 23, 1940 9:55 AM UTC
Last QuarterFebruary 29, 1940 9:35 PM ESTMarch 1, 1940 2:35 AM UTC

March 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in March 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonMarch 8, 1940 9:23 PM ESTMarch 9, 1940 2:23 AM UTC
First QuarterMarch 16, 1940 10:25 PM ESTMarch 17, 1940 3:25 AM UTC
Full MoonMarch 23, 1940 2:33 PM ESTMarch 23, 1940 7:33 PM UTC
Last QuarterMarch 30, 1940 11:20 AM ESTMarch 30, 1940 4:20 PM UTC

April 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in April 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonApril 7, 1940 3:18  PM ESTApril 7, 1940 8:18 PM UTC
First QuarterApril 15, 1940 8:45  AM ESTApril 15, 1940 1:45 PM UTC
Full MoonApril 21, 1940 11:37  PM ESTApril 22, 1940 4:37 AM UTC
Last QuarterApril 29, 1940 3:49 AM EDTApril 29, 1940 7:49 AM UTC

May 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in May 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonMay 7, 1940 8:07 AM EDTMay 7, 1940 12:07 PM UTC
First QuarterMay 14, 1940 4:50 PM EDTMay 14, 1940 8:50 PM UTC
Full MoonMay 21, 1940 9:33 AM EDTMay 21, 1940 1:33 PM UTC
Last QuarterMay 28, 1940 8:40 PM EDTMay 29, 1940 12:40 AM UTC

June 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in June 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonJune 5, 1940 9:05 PM EDTJune 6, 1940 1:05 AM UTC
First QuarterJune 12, 1940 9:59 PM EDTJune 13, 1940 1:59 AM UTC
Full MoonJune 19, 1940 7:01 PM EDTJune 19, 1940 11:01 PM UTC
Last QuarterJune 27, 1940 2:13 PM EDTJune 27, 1940 6:13 PM UTC

July 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in July 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonJuly 5, 1940 7:28 AM EDTJuly 5, 1940 11:28 AM UTC
First QuarterJuly 12, 1940 2:35 AM EDTJuly 12, 1940 6:35 AM UTC
Full MoonJuly 19, 1940 5:55 AM EDTJuly 19, 1940 9:55 AM UTC
Last QuarterJuly 27, 1940 7:29 AM EDTJuly 27, 1940 11:29 AM UTC

August 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in August 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonAugust 3, 1940 4:09 PM EDTAugust 3, 1940 8:09 PM UTC
First QuarterAugust 10, 1940 8:00 AM EDTAugust 10, 1940 12:00 PM UTC
Full MoonAugust 17, 1940 7:02 PM EDTAugust 17, 1940 11:02 PM UTC
Last QuarterAugust 25, 1940 11:33 PM EDTAugust 26, 1940 3:33 AM UTC

September 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in September 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonSeptember 2, 1940 12:15 AM EDTSeptember 2, 1940 4:15 AM UTC
First QuarterSeptember 8, 1940 3:32 PM EDTSeptember 8, 1940 7:32 PM UTC
Full MoonSeptember 16, 1940 10:41 AM EDTSeptember 16, 1940 2:41 PM UTC
Last QuarterSeptember 24, 1940 1:47 PM EDTSeptember 24, 1940 5:47 PM UTC

October 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in October 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
New MoonOctober 1, 1940 7:41 AM ESTOctober 1, 1940 12:41 PM UTC
First QuarterOctober 8, 1940 1:18 AM ESTOctober 8, 1940 6:18 AM UTC
Full MoonOctober 16, 1940 3:15 AM ESTOctober 16, 1940 8:15 AM UTC
Last QuarterOctober 24, 1940 1:04 AM ESTOctober 24, 1940 6:04 AM UTC
New MoonOctober 30, 1940 5:03 PM ESTOctober 30, 1940 10:03 PM UTC

November 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in November 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
First QuarterNovember 6, 1940 4:08 PM ESTNovember 6, 1940 9:08 PM UTC
Full MoonNovember 14, 1940 9:23 PM ESTNovember 15, 1940 2:23 AM UTC
Last QuarterNovember 22, 1940 11:36 AM ESTNovember 22, 1940 4:36 PM UTC
New MoonNovember 29, 1940 3:42 AM ESTNovember 29, 1940 8:42 AM UTC

December 1940 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in December 1940 included:

Lunar PhaseDate & Time (US Eastern)UTC Date & Time
First QuarterDecember 6, 1940 11:01 AM ESTDecember 6, 1940 4:01 PM UTC
Full MoonDecember 14, 1940 2:37 PM ESTDecember 14, 1940 7:37 PM UTC
Last QuarterDecember 21, 1940 8:45 PM ESTDecember 22, 1940 1:45 AM UTC
New MoonDecember 28, 1940 3:56 PM ESTDecember 28, 1940 8:56 PM UTC
Photo of the moon for the dates of the 1940 Moon Phases